moving keyboard model configuration UI

George Kiagiadakis at
Sun Jul 5 23:23:25 BST 2009

2009/7/6 Andriy Rysin <arysin at>:
> I am thinking about moving keyboard model configuration from Regional
> & Language/Keyboard Layout to Keyboard & Mouse/Keyboard. Even though
> configuring model and layout is currently done with one setxkbmap
> call, for the user it seems to make more sense to have keyboard model
> in "hardware" config rather that in the layout. More than that many
> people probably want to configure keyboard model even if they don't
> use multiple layouts (which is currently not possible with system
> settings).
> Just wanted to know if there's any objections/suggestions/ideas?
> Thanks,
> Andriy

It has been proposed long ago on but never caught much
attention. There are other similar proposals there to make
systemsettings have a better layout, if you want to have a look.


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